Lyndel McGowen (Backman) Fehl

Posted On March 10th, 2012 -

LYNDEL MCGOWEN (BACKMAN) FEHL

Passed away in Vista, CA on January 22, 2012. Lyn obtained her BS from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 1976, where she was a founding member of Sigma Theta Tau. She was a Psychiatric Nurse Specialist at Kuakini Hospital for many years, where grief work with patients and their families was her gift. She was married to Karl Backman, of Honolulu, with whom she had three daughters. She was later married to Mark Fehl, of Lake Charles, LA.
She loved Hawaii and cherished her time in the islands always. Gifts may be sent to the MSU Foundation, Arthur Adams Scholarship Fund, PO Box 9189, Lake Charles, LA 70609, c/o Ann Warner, PhD, RN CNE, (337) 475-5831 awarner@mcneese.edu.


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